Become a Member of ECCHA

By becoming a member of the Eau Claire Community Humane Association, you are not only playing a pivotal role in rescuing more than 2,500 pets annually, but also supporting ECCHA’s mission, vision and values through true action. ECCHA members receive a quarterly newsletter and enjoy a 10% price reduction on shelter merchandise.
Over 65% of our annual operational budget is made up of memberships and donations from our generous community members! Without your generosity, we could not fulfill our mission.
$100 or more
$250 or more
$500 or more
$1,000 or more

Ways to Give

No amount is too small! All contributions to ECCHA are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Our Tax ID Number is 39-6125537. No matter the dollar amount, your contributions positively impact the thousands of pets who rely on ECCHA for shelter each year.

Use our secure online donation form to make a one-time gift or commit to a monthly, quarterly or annual donation. Honor the memory of a beloved pet or person by making a donation today.

What Your Contribution Goes Toward - Real Costs

$10 – The boarding costs for one lost pet
$15 – Boarding fee for a pet in the shelter for one day
$20 – Vaccinate one cat or dog
$25 – 1 bag of dog food
$35 – Help with the adoption fee for one cat
$40 – Pays for a litter box for 100 cats
$50 – Scratching post for 25 cats
$60 – Help with the adoption fee for one dog
$75 – Vaccines for 25 shelter dogs or 5 days of shelter care
$100 – A Kong toy for 10 dogs OR a year of flea/tick prevention for one dog
$105 – The boarding costs for one lost pet
$130 – 10 heart-worm tests for shelter dogs
$150 – Neuter one cat or rabbit
$175 – Microchip 25 dogs or cats
$200 – Neuter one dog or spay one cat or rabbit
$250 – Spay one dog
$320 – Shelter cat litter for one month
$325 – Test 25 cats for Feluekemia
$400 – Dental work on one dog or cat
$500 – Shelter electricity bill for one month


Check out our list of frequently asked questions. If you still can’t find what you’re looking for, please reach out to us.
Where do you get your funding?
Close to 70% of our funding comes from donations! The remaining 30% is from contracts with municipalities as well as grants.
Are you county funded?
ECCHA is not county funded. We have contracts with municipalities in the area to board animals, but we do not receive money from the county or city.

Contact Us

Whether you’re looking to adopt, volunteer or simply want to chat about your love for animals, we’re all ears (and paws). Contact us today!

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